South America

Head South of the Equator this Winter

The weather has turned, and before you know it Winter will be here. Escape the cold, and take your next adventure south of the equator in South America.

Quietly observe some of the rarest plant and animal species on earth.
Slowly explore ancient Incan ruins.
Relax on pristine beaches.
Or dance the night away.

South America offers a wealth of travel experiences for naturalists, ‘weekend-warrior-adrenaline-junkies’, and geological enthusiasts alike.

 

Check out some sample itineraries on our South America destination page, and then contact us so that we can help you customize your next trip.

Head South of the Equator this Winter
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Explore Uruguay’s Landscapes and Sites through Food, Wine & Horseback

URUGUAY is a virtually unexplored destination for traditional tourism, and yet it has so much to offer – it has the right mix of fun, outdoor activities and luxurious accommodations to make it the perfect destination.

Within short distances you can find a very big diversity of landscapes and attractions including: cultural and historical cities, fancy summer resorts and small fishing villages, wetlands, rolling hills, native forests, palm groves, sandy and rocky beaches, coastal lagoons, savannahs and sand dunes! Commonly called “the Switzerland of America”, this republic is proud to be one of the safest countries in the world.

Explore Uruguay’s Landscapes and Sites through Food, Wine & Horseback
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Bolivia: An Authentic Glimpse into South American Life

The dimensions of time and space in Bolivia are unlike any other country in South America. The geography changes quickly from challenging highlands, to peaceful valleys, to exuberant tropics, and traveling around the country is like taking a journey back in time. Being the most indigenous country in South America and with more than half of the population still living according to traditional ways, Bolivia’s vibrant culture is heavily influenced by the centuries old traditions and reflects a long and rich heritage, offering a genuine glimpse into South American life.

The pristine environment, smiling people, fresh and delicious cuisine, need to be experienced to understand why Bolivia is a truly exceptional destination.

Bolivia: An Authentic Glimpse into South American Life
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Voyage to the Arctic and Antarctic – Your bucket list destinations!

Narrow passages entombed by towering fjords. Sculptural icebergs floating on turquoise seas. Untouched icescapes dotted by lounging seals and waddling penguins. Nature in her most pristine form on a trip that reaches to the furthest points of the Earth. Voyage to the Arctic and Antarctic – Your bucket-list destinations!

Check out more on the Arctic and Antarctic, and our featured itineraries below.

Voyage to the Arctic and Antarctic – Your bucket list destinations!
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Pedal your way through Chile’s Wine Region and Lake District

This month we have two active adventures in Chile, which allow you to experience the diverse geography of the country on two wheels! Pedaling far from traditional tourist routes, the journeys include moderate biking on paved and unpaved roads – one through the best of Chile’s wine country, and the other through the stunning Lake District.
Pedal your way through Chile’s Wine Region and Lake District
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Exciting Expeditions in Ecuador – Featuring Galapagos Islands and Cotopaxi

Happy 2017! For the new year, we’re featuring two exciting expeditions in Ecuador – A unique lodge-based adventure in the Galapagos Islands, and a trek on Cotopaxi, one of the world’s highest active volcanoes.

These journeys can be booked as stand-alone experiences, but joining these two expeditions together makes for an excellent and more comprehensive travel experience in Ecuador! The Galapagos Islands are considered one of the world’s foremost destinations for viewing wildlife, and a hike through the verdant grasslands of Cotopaxi provides majestic views of spectacular valleys, rocky mountains and volcanic glaciers – Two very different and very spectacular lenses on some of the world’s most wild and wondrous natural environments.

Exciting Expeditions in Ecuador – Featuring Galapagos Islands and Cotopaxi
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Summer is short, but your vacation time is even shorter – Start planning!

Let’s face it, Summer is short, but your vacation time is even shorter! With labour day fast approaching, signalling the end of Summer, it’s a great time to start planning your travel for the year ahead.

No matter which season you select for your next trip, we have a destination for you!  The Autumn is a great time to travel to Peru; in the Winter, escape to Sri Lanka for some adventure and warmth; in the Spring, we suggest China; and in the Summer, enjoy the sights and activities in Croatia.

Hopefully these featured destinations will inspire you, and you will reach out to us to start a conversation about your travel adventures for the year ahead!

Check out the ‘adventure profiles’ for Peru, Sri Lanka, China and Croatia. Of course, in all cases we can ‘soften’ and season to taste!
Summer is short, but your vacation time is even shorter – Start planning!
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Extend Your Summer – Explore Patagonia this Fall

Patagonia – An Exhilarating Destination for All Travellers! 

Expansive Patagonia is truly one of the final frontiers in the New World. This 15-day trip to the southern tip of the continent is a life-changing experience, filled with awe-inspiring vistas, magnificent glaciers, exhilarating adventures, adorable penguins, and the generous spirit of those who call Patagonia home.

Extend Your Summer – Explore Patagonia this Fall
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